Job Offer: Information Agent | CRIR-IURDPM

Information Agent

Job description

The Institut universitaire sur la réadaptation en déficience physique de Montréal (IURDPM) is looking for a Communications Officer. Under the supervision of the Head of Department, and in close collaboration with the Scientific Director of the IURDPM-CRIR, the candidate’s main mandate will be to support the IURDPM’s internal and external communications.

Main tasks

  • Help develop IURDPM’s communication plan to reach different target audiences.
  • Develop and manage the IURDPM partner list, participate in internal and external communications.
  • Manage the IURDPM website and social networks (editing, content review, usage indicators, etc.).
  • Produce various products such as highlights, intervention kits and research reports.
  • Produce the Newsletter.
  • Capture and document the achievements of IURDPM researchers in a register, and promote them through various IURDPM, CIUSSS and CRIR channels.
  • Follow up on requests for communications from researchers and IURDPM team members.
  • Participate in the organization of events such as partner meetings, symposia or activities aimed at the general public.
  • Support the programming of IURDPM scientific activities (lunchtime lectures, student presentations, etc.).
  • Write and prepare minutes, presentations and reports, and contribute to IURDPM’s annual review.

Profile required

  • Academic level: college or university degree with specialization in communications, other training may be considered with significant work experience in communications.
  • Experience: minimum of two years’ experience in a communications-related position. Experience in a scientific or rehabilitation environment an asset.
  • Language skills: excellent writing and communication skills in French, bilingualism an asset.
  • Technological skills: autonomy in the use of the Office suite© , page layout software and other software relevant to the position, knowledge of web tools and social media.
  • Personal skills: sense of responsibility, autonomy, creativity, ability to work in a context of consultation and partnership, attention to detail and rigor, ability to work on several files at once.

Working conditions

  • Work in an environment with a rich scientific and professional life.
  • Be part of a dynamic team and a large community of researchers, students and research staff.
  • Hourly rate based on education and experience, plus benefits and insurance plan.

Submit your application

Candidates must submit a curriculum vitae and a letter of motivation to :

Manon Parisien, Service Manager
Institut universitaire sur la réadaptation en déficience physique de Montréal (IURDPM)
CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal
6300 avenue de Darlington
Montréal (Québec) H3S 2J4

Only pre-selected candidates will be contacted.

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CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal subscribes to an equal access program. Applications from targeted groups (women, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, Aboriginals and people with disabilities) are encouraged. Accommodation may be offered, upon request, depending on the situation.